by Laura Booz Part 1: Making a Crisis Out of a Crisis It couldn’t have happened at a worse time. After the trauma of preterm labor, a month of bed-rest, and a 3-day long delivery, I was a new mom who had to constantly hold, nurse, or pump milk for our premature daughter. The around-the-clock care didn’t ease up after the first couple of weeks like they said it would. I was so exhausted that I felt delirious. You might know the feeling. Yet, all this time, I felt a prompting in my spirit that said, Check your husband’s computer. … Continue reading →
The pilot of CBS’ new show ‘Swingtown‘ aired on June 5. It is a TV drama depicting the clash of values around sexuality. The show highlights the lifestyle of characters Tom and Trina Decker, a carefree couple that has embraced the swinger lifestyle. The first show opens with Tom, an airline pilot, inviting a stewardess to his home to have a ménage à trois with he and his wife. And this is just the first 2 minutes of the show. The show’s myriad of characters gives viewers an up-close and personal look at several suburban families and their varying attitudes … Continue reading →
(The following post is from a friend and avid reader who wishes to remain anonymous. We asked him to write up some book reviews for our blog. This is his first installment.) The Purity Principle is a concise 100 page book that contains Randy Alcorn’s impassioned plea for readers to live a life of sexual purity. Unlike some books on sexuality, Randy Alcorn writes for a broad audience and avoids vividly describing sexual impurity. The fundamental premise that underlies the book’s message is what Alcorn describes as “The Purity Principle: purity is always smart; impurity is always stupid” (16). Whenever … Continue reading →
A special thanks to A Good Husband blog for asking me to write a couple short posts about overcoming pornography addiction: Overcoming Porn Addiction (Part 1): This post talks about the reality of pornography addiction, both from a physical and a psychological perspective. Overcoming Porn Addiction (Part 2): This post gives some brief thoughts about where to go for help with a pornography addiction.
Okay, I couldn’t pass this one up. If you appreciate theological humor and satire, take a quick look at “Pastor Caught in Reformed Website Scandal” at Tominthebox News Network. It’s a humorous account of a church catching one of their pastors looking at sites they deem inappropriate. . . . No, not porn sites. (I’ll leave it up to the reader to click the link.) As a Covenant Eyes employee and a member of a Reformed church I found this quite funny.